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Welcome to UHS Sports Medicine

LissyIf you're ever injured while working, playing sports or during normal everyday activities, you can find high-quality outpatient care at UHS Sports Medicine. The members of our knowledgeable, skilled and caring team will work together to get you back in action as safely and quickly as possible.

Mission Statement

UHS Sports Medicine is an integrated multidisciplinary team that provides unequaled care in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of injuries and all ailments in all past, present and future athletes through a combination of caring and respect for our athletes' physical, mental and emotional well-being from injury to full athletic participation.

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Premier clinical service in Greater Binghamton

UHS Sports Medicine is the premier sports medicine provider BCC and bearcatsin Greater Binghamton. We provide medical coverage to the Binghamton University Bearcats and SUNY Broome Hornets college sports teams. We also cover high schools around the region including the Union Endicott Tigers, the Owego Free Academy Indians, the Seton Catholic Saints, the Johnson City Wildcats, the Chenango Valley Warriors, the Chenengo Forks Blue Devils, Candor, and Newark Valley. If you need an athletic trainer at your sporting event, contact Danielle Donlin at 607-251-2605.

Conditions We Treat

Conditions We Treat

Rely on UHS for treatment of many conditions common among athletes, click on the thumbnails below to learn more.

Shoulder & Elbow

Shoulder and elbow pain

Hand & Wrist

hand and wrist pain

Hip & Thigh

Hip pain

Knee & Lower Leg

Knee pain

Foot & Ankle

foot and ankle

Neck & Back

neck and back pain

Treatments & Surgeries

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Sports Injury Prevention

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General

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Meet our Team

BCC and bearcatsOur Sports Medicine team consists of Orthopedic Surgeons, Primary Care Sports Fellowship Trained Physicians, Physican Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainers.


Dr. Lissy

Micah Lissy, MD joined the UHS team in 2013. He has a master's degrees in physical therapy from Ithaca College, and is certified as an athletic trainer and strength coach. He spent time working in all three of these professions with professional Olympic and recreational athletes before pursuing his medical degree. 

He received his medical degree from the Sackler School of Medicine, New York Program and completed an internship and a residency in orthopedics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.

During his Orthopedic Sports Fellowship at Detroit Medical Center he provided sports medicine care to members of the MLB's Detroit Tigers, NBA's Detroit Pistons and the NHL's Red Wings professional sports teams. Currently he is team physician for the Binghamton University Bearcats. At UHS, he specializes in arthroscopic surgeries of the ankle, knee, hip, elbow and shoulder. 

For more information about Dr. Lissy please click here.


Gallagher

Dr. Gallagher has been a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2013. During his Orthopedic Sports fellowship at SUNY Buffalo, he cared for the NFL's Buffalo Bills.

Dr. Gallagher’s primary focus is on knees and shoulders with a special interests in the shoulder (Shoulder arthroscopy for rotator cuff tears, SLAP and Labral tears and Bicep tendinopathy). Dr. Gallagher is the first Orthopedic surgeon in the area performing a new procedure called Superior Capsular Reconstruction. This procedure treats chronic, un-repairable rotator cuff tears with a new alternative to reverse total shoulder arthroplasty, maintaining the native joint surfaces.

Services that UHS Provides

sportmed300x200_MirrorWe treat a wide range of athletic injuries common to both professional and amateur athletes. We often see patients with conditions of the knee, ankle, shoulder or other areas. In addition to evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation techniques, we also emphasize steps you can take to prevent future injuries.

We are here to offer you access to the entire UHS complement of physical therapists and additional orthopedic providers. We combine the expertise of certified athletic trainers and physical therapists with that of sports medicine physicians and surgeons to provide you with optimal care.

Our services include:

We at UHS sports medicine endeavor to care for our area athletes through every aspect of their career and phase of their injuries.

Schedule an appointment

Request an appointment

Want to request an appointment with one of our Sports Medicine Doctors? Click on the link below to fill out a request form or call 771-2220.

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Patient Resources

Patient forms

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Stay Informed

Did a recent incident leave you hurting? Use this educational section with video links and an active body map to help you determine what might be hurting you.

Orthoinfo.org videos

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